Welcome to the Cree Regional Authority (CRA) section of the GCC website. The CRA is the administrative arm of the Cree government. It has responsibilities in respect to environmental protection, the hunting, fishing and trapping regime (Section 22), economic and community development, the Board of Compensation, and other matters as decided by the board of directors. The Board of Directors is made up of the Chairman of the CRA, who is also the Grand Chief, Mathew Coon Come, and the Vice-Chairman Ashley Iserhoff , as well as the Chiefs of each of the nine Cree Communities, and one other person from each community delegated by the community.
The Headquarters of the CRA is located in Nemaska, James Bay, Quebec. In addition, there is also an office located at 277 Duke Street in Montréal. The CRA has departments of traditional pursuits, community services, and human resources development, and administrative services.
The Administrative Services Department maintains the corporate register for the CRA, it also provides administrative backup to all departments in terms of personel services, and financial administration.